Red Ribbon Week 2009

Special Recognition Red Ribbon Award Presented to ValueOptions® of Kansas and USD345 Seaman Elementary School District

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NEW! Pictures of Red Ribbon Week 2009! This year ValueOptions® is teaming up with USD345 Seaman Elementary Schools to do Red Ribbon Week.  Red Ribbon Week is a way the community and schools can raise awareness, education and prevention of substance use to our young citizens.  This year ValueOptions® Prevention, Education and Outreach Coordinator will teach over 1900 students on the prevention of substance use as well as a curriculum on being alike/different. Activities for the week include:
  • Coloring pictures to hang throughout the community at local businesses. Some of the pictures are of a bear that states “Drugs are Unbearable” a monkey that states “Don’t Monkey with Drugs”Those North Topeka businesses collaborating with the effort are as follows:
    • Gambino’s
    • McDonald’s – Hunters Ridge
    • McDonald’s-Topeka Blvd
    • Buzzards Pizza
    • Interactive Physical Fitness
    • The PAD
    • Dillons
    • Hardees
    • Spangles
    • Maximus
     
  • Signing a certificate of accomplishment for completing Red Ribbon Week.
  • Signing a Red Ribbon banner that will be posted in the gyms of each school
  • Dressing up each day of the week:
    • Monday-Boots “Give Drugs the Boot”
    • Tuesday- Hats- “Put a cap on drugs”
    • Wednesday- Silly Socks- “Sock it to Drugs”
    • Thursday – Wear Red in honor of Red Ribbon Week
    • Friday –Glasses – “Shade out Drugs”
  • Wearing Red Ribbons throughout the week
  • Passing out snack bags with pencils, stickers, suckers, and a statement about the collaboration of Red Ribbon Week to take home to their families.
For more information about Red Ribbon Week please visit: Kansas Family Partnership

Red Ribbon Week 2009 Local Topeka, Kansas Businesses Participating

MCD'S-Hunter's Ridge

MCDONALD’S-Hunter’s Ridge

THE PAD

THE PAD

HARDEE'S

HARDEE’S

>MAXIMUS

MAXIMUS

GAMBINO'S PIZZA

GAMBINO’S PIZZA

INTERACTIVE PHYSICAL FITNESS

INTERACTIVE PHYSICAL FITNESS

DILLONS

DILLONS

SPANGELS

SPANGLES

MCD'S-Topeka Blvd.

MCDONALD’S-Topeka Blvd.

Buzzard's Pizza

BUZZARD’S PIZZA

Don't monkey with drugs

“Don’t monkey with drugs”

 

Red Ribbon Week Banners

Pleasant Hill

Pleasant Hill

West Indianola

West Indianola

North Fairview

North Fairview

Logan

Logan

 
Rochester

Rochester

Elmont

Elmont

 

Red Ribbon Week Award Ceremony

Red Ribbon Award Ceremony
Red Ribbon Award Ceremony